Overview: 4 Days from Marrakech
4 Days from Marrakech, For the purpose of closely coming to terms with the southern part of Morocco including the Sahara Desert. The 4 Days Marrakech Desert Tour is ideal to travel beyond the boundaries of the desert while perfectly minimizing the number of hours of driving. Visit the Ait Benhaddou Village, Skoura, Valley of Roses, Dades Valley, Todra Gorge, Erg Chebbi, Camel Trekking activity before spending another night at Hollywood of Africa.4 days Marrakech Desert Tour
Day1: Marrakech – Ait Benhaddou – Skoura – Dades Valley
After breakfast, we will embark on a nice expedition to the desert of Morocco in the 4 days Marrakech desert Tour itinerary. We will first drive through the majestic High Atlas Mountains with its authentic Berber Villages built in adobe and stones and scattered along the edge of the mountains. We will include many stops for nice shots before devoting a good time walking tour around the fabulous Kasbah of Ait Benhaddou. The Kasbah has been used as a suitable backdrop for shooting Hollywood Films. We will also make a visit to the well-preserved Kasbah of Amridil in Skoura before traversing the Valley of Roses and Dades where we will spend our first night.
Day2: Dades Valley – Todra Gorge – Erfoud – Erg Chebbi Desert
In the morning, we will resume our expedition by a nice visit to the majestic canyons of Todra (or Todra Gorges). We will devote sometime to stretch our legs and enjoy the beauty of nature. Then, we continue through Erfoud and to Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes. Where we will ride the camels for a long journey of 2 hours to the camp that is located in the heart of the desert. It’s in the desert where silence is the prevailing factor and the stars are the major lights.
Day 3: Erg Chebbi Desert – Alnif – Nkob – Ouarzazate
Early wake up in the morning to attend the majestic and panoramic view over the sand dunes of Erg Chebbi. Get back to the hotel by camel for breakfast. And for a nice shower before heading back to the Hollywood of Africa (Ouarzazate). We will drive through the barren black desert with Anti-Atlas Mountains forming nice pictures of different rock formations. We will traverse the oasis of Nkoub with its well-preserved Kasbahs, Agdez. And crossing the Anti-Atlas before reaching Ouarzazate in the late afternoon.
Day 4: Ouarzazate – High Atlas Mountains – Marrakech
After breakfast in the moring, we will visit the Taourirt Kasbah built in the heart of Ouarzazate. And was used as a main residence to carefully watch out the Glawi Family’s business of caravanes. Traversing hunderds of miles loading salt from Telouet in the heart of the High Atlas Mountains to Timbouctou to bring back ivory, gold, slaves and much more. Drive back to Marrakech through the High Atlas Mountains Crossing the Tizi n’Tichka Pass.
- Pick up from your riad/hotel on the tour day.
- A/C modern comfortable vehicle
- English/French or Spanish driver/guide.
- camel ride in the desert.
- night in the desert camp.